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Cllr Kevin Madge

Address:19 Highfield Road, Twyn, Garnant
Telephone:01269 825438
Biography:I am a former factory Bedding Manager in Pontardawe A former Leader of Carmarthenshire County Council and former Chairman of Carmarthenshire County Council. Member of Dinefwr Borough Council 1987-96, Member of Carmarthenshire County Council since 1995-to present and a member of Cwmaman Town Council since 1979. Summary of current and past posts: - Labour Leader of the controlling group on Cwmamman Town Council. - Member of unite the Union since 1975 - Executive Board member for Social Care and Health 2004-2008 - Deputy Leader of Carmarthenshire County Council 2008-2012 - Member Carmarthenshire County Community Health Council from 1995-2004 - Former member West Wales Flood Defence Committee 1995-1999 - Former Member of Carmarthenshire Local Health Board 2004-2008 - Former Member of Dyfed Powys Police Authority 2001-2004 - Former member WLGA Deputy Presiding officer 2012 -15 - Member of Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Authority 2017-18 and 2022 - Former Member Brecon Beacons National Park 2018-20 - Mayor of Cwmamman 1983-84 1993-94 1999-00 2005-06 2016-17 - Chairman of Garnant Branch of the Royal British Legion 1997 to present - Governor of Ysgol y Bedol since 2005 to present - Chairman and Trustee of Garnant Family Centre since 2000 to present - Member of Amman Valley League of Friends for the last 15 years Married to Catrin we have 2 children and four grandchildren.
Interests:My interests are: - gardening growing flowers & Vegetables - keeping chickens for over 40 years. - enjoy watching Football both local and Swansea City Football club. - holding surgeries regularly as I enjoy helping my constituents. Meeting with constituents provides an opportunity to talk to them about their problems. I want to improve our village by improving green areas and park, making these areas beautiful areas to spend time in and improve the environment.
Political Affiliation:Labour